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  • Vice President to give Bellamy Lecture

    Wednesday 13th March, 2013

    Professor Chris Baines

    Professor Chris Baines will give the inaugural David Bellamy lecture at Buckingham Palace this evening.

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  • Improving Nature in Birmingham and the Black Country

    Tuesday 12th March, 2013

    Nearly 100 people gathered in Birmingham last week to celebrate the achievements of the first year of the country’s only purely urban Nature Improvement Area.

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  • Goverment to go ahead with badger cull.

    Thursday 28th February, 2013

    Badger cull to go ahead

    Despite MPs calling on the Government to abandon its planned badger cull last year, the culls have once again been authorised.

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  • Improving Nature in Birmingham and the Black Country

    Monday 25th February, 2013

    “Nature Improvement Areas provide one of the best opportunities in years to turn around the declines we are seeing in the natural world around us.” Professor Sir John Lawton – Chair, Nature Improvement Area panel

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  • Reprieve for Walsall Ranger Service

    Friday 25th January, 2013

    One of many nature reserves where Walsall Rangers support local friends groups

    The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country welcomes the enlightened decision of Walsall Council not to cut the borough’s parks and ranger service by over £100,000. The excellent work done by the ranger service across Walsall, with its focus on supporting local friends groups and reaching out through many different events and activities has been recognised by emphatic public support.

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  • Response to the Birmingham Development Plan

    Friday 11th January, 2013

    Council House

    The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country has produced a response to the Options Consultation for the Birmingham Development Plan.

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  • New Year Brings Chance to Learn New Skills with Wildlife Trust in Walsall

    Thursday 10th January, 2013

    Poster for Salisbury Primary School

    People in Darlaston and Moxley will have the chance to learn new skills that could help in greening the area and getting more people engaged with wildlife later this month.

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  • The Wildlife Trusts Publish Annual Review

    Wednesday 2nd January, 2013

    Read all about the highlights of the 100th year of The Wildlife Trusts in the annual review.

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  • Vice President Receives Christopher Cadbury Medal

    Thursday 20th December, 2012

    Professor Trueman on the tow-path in Selly Oak

    The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country are delighted that Professor Ian Trueman, our Vice President and a prominent botanist, has received The Wildlife Trusts’ Christopher Cadbury medal for his services to nature conservation.

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  • Bitter Disappointment at Marine Conservation Zones Consultation Published Today

    Thursday 13th December, 2012

    Long Spined Sea Scorpion

    The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country responds to Defra's announcement on Marine Conservation Zones.

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